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Sprint selects vendors for upgrade
15 Jan 2011

Sprint has awarded contracts to Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson and Samsung to implement new multimode technology aimed at upgrading its network across the US.

Critical infrastructure security
15 Jan 2011

With 98% of transcontinental communications transmitted over subsea cables, the damage caused by a stray anchor can be huge. Critical infrastructure protection is vital to commerce and our global wellbeing. Guy Matthews explores the measures we are taking to protect our networks.

Reader profile: Tad Deriso
15 Jan 2011

Tad Deriso is president and CEO of the Mid-Atlantic Broadband Cooperative (MBC), a not-for-profit organisation that has built an advanced open-access fibre-optic network in Southern Virginia.